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William T. Peckham

William T. Peckham

Owner
Location:
Austin, Texas
Phone:
512-487-7604
Fax:
512-478-1790
Email:

William T. Peckham has more than 35 years of legal experience and has successfully represented countless clients throughout Austin, Texas and surrounding areas.

He graduated with highest honors from the University of Texas at Austin in 1975, where he received a Bachelor of Business Administration degree. He obtained his Juris Doctorate from the University of Texas School of Law in 1978. He was admitted to the State Bar of Texas in 1978, and was admitted to practice before the U.S. District Court (Western District of Texas) in 1980 and the U.S. Court of Appeals, Fifth Circuit, in 1981.

In 1985, he started his own practice, The Law Offices of William T. Peckham, in Austin, Texas. His practice areas include bankruptcy, real estate, business, debtor-creditor, probate, and tax law.

Areas of Practice

  • 30% Bankruptcy Law
  • 25% Litigation
  • 15% General Practice
  • 15% Probate/Estates
  • 15% Collections/Foreclosures

Litigation Percentage

  • 25% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Certified Legal Specialties

  • Consumer Bankruptcy Law, Texas Board of Legal Specialization

Bar Admissions

  • Texas, 1978
  • U.S. District Court Western District of Texas, 1980
  • U.S. Federal Courts, 1980
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 5th Circuit, 1981

Education

  • The University of Texas School of Law, Austin, Texas
    • J.D. - 1978
  • University of Texas, Austin, Texas
    • B.B.A. summa cum laude - 1975
    • Honors: With Highest Honors

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • District Committee on Admissions to Texas Bar, Member, 1983 - 1986
  • American Bar Association, Member, 1978 - Present
  • Austin Bar Association
  • American Association for Justice , Member , 1983 - Present

Past Employment Positions

  • Alvis, Carssow & von Kreisler, Austin Texas , Associate, 1978 - 1984
  • Alvis, Carssow & von Kreisler, Partner, 1984 - 1985